Berthella Burrell Jones
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Berthella Burrell Jones entered into eternal rest on Thursday, September 3, 2020. She was an 85-year-old native of Weyanoke, LA and a resident of Baton Rouge, LA. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, it is a private service; however, public viewing will be held at St. John Baptist Church in Baton Rouge, LA on Monday, September 14, 2020 from 9:30-11:30 a.m., and the service will be live streamed via St. John Baptist Church's Facebook page at 11:30 a.m.; interment at Louisiana National Cemetery. Survivors include her husband, Fletcher Jones, Jr.; children, Taliba Smith (Willie), Gwendolyn Jones Cavalier (Timothy), Michael Jones (Latricia), and April Judson; sister, Barbara Jean Bradford; aunt/sister, Rosa Lee White; 18+ grandchildren; 30+ great-grandchildren; 6+ great-great grandchildren; host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends; preceded in death by her parents, Virginia Smothers and Elasco Vanderbilt Burrell; daughter, Jennifer Jones Brown; sister, Gloria Jean Johnson; cousin/sister, Roxie Davis; and godson, John Brown. In lieu of flowers, the family ask that donations be made to the G. R. Clark Memorial Scholarship Fund at St. John Baptist Church. Arrangements entrusted to Miller & Daughter Mortuary.

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Published in The Advocate from Sep. 12 to Sep. 13, 2020.
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September 19, 2020
Our sincerest condolences and prayers go out to the family. May your memories of your dear one sustain you and heal your grieving.
Robert & Cherryl Forbes Montgomery
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September 15, 2020
May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.
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Joan H Bell
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September 15, 2020
May the Lord fill the void with his love. My deepest condolences.
Tiffiney Simpson
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September 14, 2020
With heartfelt sympathy we're sending our deepest condolences and love to all of you..
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September 13, 2020
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September 13, 2020
Taliba, my deepest condolences to you and your family during this time. I didn't have the pleasure of meeting Mrs. Berthella, but Net always had wondering things to say about her. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.
Jenna M Curtis
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September 13, 2020
My deepest condolences to you and your family during this time. I didn't have the pleasure of meeting Mrs. Berthella, but Net has always had wonderful things to say about her. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

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Jenna Curtis
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September 13, 2020
Sending my deepest condolences to the family. It was always a pleasure to see Mrs. Jones when I had a chance to attend family gatherings. Her sweet smile will surely be missed.
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September 13, 2020
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September 13, 2020
Michael, April, Gwendolyn and Taliba. although we are not there with you, our hearts, thoughts and prayers are with you. We are saddened by your loss and know that God will provide you with the strength and comfort that will ease your pain. Berthella was special to each of you and I always thought her as Aunt Berthella. She will definitely be missed. Love you!! Roy, Carolyn and Christel Burrell
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September 13, 2020
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September 13, 2020
As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.
Eddie Fisher & Family
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September 12, 2020
On some team you have scholarship, Walk on, try out, free agents, draft picks. but one team, only God pick the team. And on September 3rd 2020 God picked bertella Jones, a leader for his team,
Brian k Johnson
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September 12, 2020
I will miss our conversations and the many times you made me laugh. May God send his peace and comfort to your family.
Patricia Stokes
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September 12, 2020
Terry and the Jones family - your colleagues at IBM are lifting you and your family up during this time of loss. May you find hope knowing that you are not alone.
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September 12, 2020
As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.
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